All international students must have their records registered in SEVIS within the first two weeks of each semester.
Submit your Candidate Response Form and Tuition Deposit to Admissions.
Submit your Certification of Finances (COF) and financial support to NEC Admissions.
New students must complete a check-in form and bring it to their International Student Advisor along with their passport, electronic I-94 record (or paper if traveling by land), F1 visa, and I-20 form.
Your completion of the Registrar's check-in sheet serves as your SEVIS check-in. Make sure you provide an updated local address. If your visa status has changed, please inform your International Student Advisor immediately.
Post-Completion Optional Practical Training:
Graduating students are eligible to apply for post-completion optional practical training in the field of music. Applications must be approved by your International Student Advisor and sent directly to the U.S. Citizen and Immigration Service Center for processing. The entire application process can take up to 4 months and early application is strongly advised.
May Graduates should meet with their International Student Advisor and have materials prepared by April.